The area around Glencoe is rich in nature and thus offers a lot of country pursuit activities such as hunting, fishing, or horse riding.
Hunting in the Glencoe area
Glencoe House, built by Lord Strathcona in 1896, works in close partnership with West Highland Hunting to provide inspiring and unique hunting experiences together with outstanding 5-star accommodation in the heart of the Scottish Highlands, an area renowned for the finest hunting.
Fieldsports specialists, West Highland Hunting, provide the finest hunting experiences available anywhere in Scotland. Using a number of the most spectacular sporting estates, a hunting trip with West Highland Hunting will undoubtedly be one of the most memorable of your life.
As hunting specialists, deer stalking with West Highland Hunting can be enjoyed in one form or another all year round. With no less than five deer species to choose from, including red, roe, sika and fallow, each with its own peculiarities, the stalker has a wide variety of choice, our red stags are frequently of SCI gold medal standard, or for something different, why not try a feral goat hunt. As well as deer, West Highland Hunting can organise winged game including grouse, ptarmigan, wildfowl and woodcock and top drawer fishing for salmon, sea and brown trout. More specifically, the seasons in the West Highlands are as follows:
Red hind season: 21stOctober to 15thFebruary
Sika hind season: 21stOctober to 15thFebruary
Fallow doe season: 21stOctober to 15thFebruary
Fallow buck season: 1stAugust to 30thApril
Roe doe season: 21stOctober to 31stMarch
Woodcock season: 1stSep to 31stJan
If you are interested in booking a shooting or hunting experience with our exclusive hunting partners West Highland Hunting, contact details can be found below:
Phone: +44 (0)1972 500 775
Mobile: +44 (0)7920 858 263
Fax: +44 (0)1972 500 274
Horse riding in the Scotish Highlands
The Achnalarig Riding Stables offers various rides such as hill riding, forestry rides and trekking in the serene beauty of the Scotish highland area.